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'Mario Kart 8' Trailer: Nintendo Also To Re-Release 'Super Mario Kart'

06/03/2014 13:06 GMT | Updated 06/03/2014 13:59 GMT

Rev your tiny engines and shine up your spiky red shells: Mario Kart 8 is coming soon.

The latest instalment is one of the most influential and playable racing games of all time will be released on Nintendo Wii U on 30 May.

To mark the release Nintendo have announced a range of promotions and news about the game - and a new trailer, which you can see above.

The new tidbits of info include:

  • Super Mario Kart will hit the Wii U eShop on 27 March
  • Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition will come with a Spiny Shell ornament
  • Anyone buying Super Mario Kart will get a £5.49 discount from the new title when it's released
  • Mario Kart-themed keyrings will be available from different outlets when you pre-order (see Nintendo's site for details)
  • Super Mario Kart-themed wheel will be available from Game